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Industry Education
Occupation linguist
Location United Kingdom
Introduction Lynneguist is M Lynne Murphy, Professor of Linguistics at the University of Sussex. Please use the Contact Lynneguist link on the blog homepage for all blog-related business. You are invited to test any hypotheses presented here. Please report your results in the comments area! The story so far... Lynneguist moved to the south coast of England in January 2000, having lived in the US most of her life and in South Africa for 4 years in the 1990s. Here, she met her Better Half (in 2002), made the shift from expat to dual citizen (2006) and become Mum to daughter Grover (2007; yes, that’s a pseudonym) while teaching and researching in lexicology, lexicography, semantics, pragmatics and psycholinguistics.
Interests linguistics and arm-chair anthropology